James, Irving lead Cavaliers past Kings 120-100

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James came close to his 40th career triple-double several times this season.

The four-time MVP got there in three quarters Monday night.

  • Written by STEVE HERRICK, Associated Press

Mitchell scores 33 as Ohio State tops Maryland 94-86

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State made its case a changing of the guard could take place in Big Ten women's basketball this season as the seventh-ranked Buckeyes beat No. 5 Maryland 94-86 on Monday night.

  • Written by MARCUS HARTMAN, Associated Press

Newton defends actions after Super Bowl: I will not conform

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said Tuesday that he's "sore loser," but defended walking out of a press conference after the Super Bowl by saying he didn't feel like talking to the media after Carolina's 24-10 loss to the Denver Broncos.

  • Written by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer